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David Downing - Author


David Downing is the author of a political thriller, two alternative histories and a number of books on military and political history and other subjects as diverse as Neil Young and Russian Football.

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If you like David Downing you might also like to read books by Philip Kerr, John Lawton and Alan Furst.

Featured Books, with extracts, by David Downing

The Red Eagles by David Downing
The Red Eagles
David Downing
The Red Eagles traces the adventures of two spies, Jack Kuznetzky and Amy Brandon, as they track down the most deadly force in the world while hiding their true allegiances and intentions from their compatriots. They are the "red" eagles,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/09/2014
Jack of Spies by David Downing
Jack of Spies
David Downing
This begins a World War I spy series where, as a luxury car salesman, Jack McColl has perfect cover for travelling the world and so is ideally placed for spying in China, India, Ireland and no doubt plenty of other...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2014
Masaryk Station by David Downing
Reader Reviewed Masaryk Station
David Downing
An excellent series of period spy novels comes to an end with the sixth episode. I do urge you to read them all. We are now in Europe in 1948, particularly in Berlin. John Russell, our series character, is a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/01/2014
Jack of Spies by David Downing
Jack of Spies
David Downing
September 2013 eBook of the Month. A fast-paced, highly enjoyable classic action adventure novel set just before the outbreak of WW1. Jack McColl travels...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/09/2013
Lehrter Station by David Downing
Lehrter Station
David Downing
In a world fuelled by paranoia and on the edge of a new, ‘cold’ war, John Russell will need all his wits – and some luck – to survive... To read the Station titles in order: Zoo Station...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2013
Potsdam Station by David Downing
Potsdam Station
David Downing
A complex edge of the seat thriller - think Robert Harris and Fatherland mixed with a dash of Le Carre - that's "a brilliant evocation of Nazi Germany"*. This is the fourth and book in the author's sequence of books...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2011
Zoo Station by David Downing
Reader Reviewed Zoo Station
David Downing
David Downing’s superb series of novels first appeared in 2007 with the publication of Zoo Station and I was lucky enough to get my hands on an early copy. My review of the time enthused “ A complex and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2011
Silesian Station by David Downing
Silesian Station
David Downing
David Downing’s superb series of novels first appeared in 2007 with the publication of Zoo Station and I was lucky enough to get my hands on an early copy. My review of the time enthused “ A complex and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2011
Stettin Station by David Downing
Stettin Station
David Downing
David Downing’s superb series of novels first appeared in 2007 with the publication of Zoo Station and I was lucky enough to get my hands on an early copy. My review of the time enthused “ A complex and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2010

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